Masterlink Films announces the world premiere of their debut film, Road to Roubaix, documenting the most difficult and prestigious one-day road cycling race in the world.
New York, New York, June 1, 2008 — Masterlink films announces the world premiere of its first feature-length documentary film, Road to Roubaix, at the Bicycle Film Festival (www.bicyclefilmfestival.com), on June 1, 2008 at 7:00 PM local time. Road to Roubaix takes moviegoers along for the epic one-day, 122 year-old professional road race Paris-Roubaix, which features over 160 miles of the most difficult terrain the riders will encounter all season. The film includes interviews with the biggest names in cycling: Lance Armstrong. Tom Boonen, George Hincapie, Fabian Cancellara, Juan Antonio Flecha, Sean Kelly, Jean-Marie Leblanc and many more.
Masterlink Films founders and directors, David Deal and David Cooper, bring you a film that goes beyond the limits of what broadcast television can offer. Road to Roubaix tells the stories of the riders, mechanics, fans and the brutal, unpredictable landscape that is the stage for Paris-Roubaix. The film combines rare, behind-the-scenes footage, stunning panoramic views of the race, and a collection of archival and contemporary still images that most people never see.
The trailer for Road to Roubaix can be viewed at www.masterlinkfilms.com
ABOUT MASTERLINK FILMS: A diverse team comprised of creative professionals and commercial photographers that offer a fresh approach to filmmaking, from meticulously composed scenes to an emphasis on story as an art form.